Adventures, Photos

Samara, Costa Rica in Photos

29 Jul , 2015  

Tamarindo Beach Volley - Day Well Lived
We spent July 24-26, 2015 in Samara, CR for a beach volleyball tournament Junior was playing in, representing Tamarindo Beach Volley. It was a weekend full of adventure (of course), laughter, friends and was fantastic to experience another great Costa Rican beach town - with a totally different vibe from what we're used to! July [...]

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Videos

Third House Tour in Three Months

21 Jul , 2015  

Third House Tour in Three Months

Upon our return from our first U.S. trip, we got to move into our new condo in Playa Langosta. We are very excited that we were able to find this nice of a place for long-term rent within our budget. For those looking to get an idea of cost-of-living, our rent here is $750 per […]

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Adventures

Bugs and Boats and…Best Buy?

14 May , 2015  

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Life is different here is Costa Rica, there’s just no other way to slice it. I find that my friends from home are curious, but sometimes don’t even know what questions to ask. When you can’t really begin to think about what life might be in a particular place, it’s hard to know what you want […]

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Adventures

Perhaps, the Most Random Weekend Yet

4 May , 2015  

Crab

When I look back at this weekend, I can’t help but laugh. I started out the weekend with a “stomach bug.” I can only assume some type of virus since we know three other people who were suffering from the same symptoms this past week. Between my date with our toilet throughout Friday night and […]

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Videos

Proud Puppy Parents; Our Boy Can Swim!

28 Apr , 2015  

Proud Puppy Parents; Our Boy Can Swim!

For weeks, Harvey enjoyed the beach, but never went in the water deep enough to swim. He had to be able to touch the bottom with all four paws. A couple of days ago, seemingly out of nowhere, he mustered up the courage the start body slamming waves and go full-on swimming. Now he can’t […]

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Photos

Happy Earth Day

22 Apr , 2015  

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Last night we met an awesome woman who is native to Costa Rica. She was born and raised in San Jose and has lived here in Tamarindo for the past nine years. We were talking about the school system and education in Costa Rica, and it was interesting to hear about how much of an […]

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Videos

Afternoon Exploration

18 Apr , 2015  

Afternoon Exploration

Saturday afternoon, we set out for a hike and discovered a bird’s eye view of paradise. Happy Saturday!

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Videos

Home Sweet Home

12 Apr , 2015  

Home Sweet Home

We officially moved into the new place on April 12! You can see what a NIGHT and DAY difference it is from the Avellanas house. We’ve been here now for a a week and we’re so much happier, now the fun truly begins!

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Videos

Harvey Out to Sea

4 Apr , 2015  

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Once we finally got our luggage and had a chance to shower and change, we decided even with a million things left to do, it was time to go check out the beach. Harvey’s first time in the ocean at Playa Avellanas!

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